Get a few 3-5 oz spider wieghts, depending on your rods. Some 2 hook leaders from walmart and some 3-5/0 circle hooks. As far as bait nothing really beats mullet but skip jack, pin fish, whiting work well. On side personal note the quik stop in port isabel has mullet but they put fabuloso in trays on the bottom of the fish to cover up any smell but it penetrates the mullet if it has been sitting in the fridge overnight. Go ahead and smell it. I've never had a fish bite when I use that mullet. Or I could be superstitious and full of it you can be the judge.
Tight lines bro!